Pics from the fights in Liverpool: Tony Bellew’s rematch win over Nathan Cleverly and Scott Quigg’s UD win against Hidenori Otake, plus victories by James DeGale, George Groves, Anthony Joshua and Callum Smith. Photos by Scott Heavey/Getty Images.
Junior featherweight ace Scott Quigg had his way in a dominant unanimous decision win over Japan’s Hidenori Otake in Liverpool, England, on Saturday, and will continue to pursue the high profile match ups which have eluded him thus far in his career.
Gennady Golovkin’s fans came out in force as the WBA middleweight titleholder hosted a public event in his home country of Kazakhstan. Photos by Team Golovkin.
British bantamweight contender Jamie McDonnell bested Javier Nicolas Chacon via peculiar 10th-round stoppage and super middleweight prospect Callum Smith dominated former title challenger Nikola Sjeckloca to a unanimous decision in Liverpool, England, on Saturday.
Welterweight fringe contender Artemio Reyes stopped the game Christopher Degollado in the seventh round of a scheduled eight-round main event at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, California, on Friday.
Both Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew were on point for their cruiserweight grudge-rematch in Liverpool, England, with George Groves, James DeGale, Jamie McDonnell and Scott Quigg also set to fight on the card.
RING/WBC flyweight champ Roman Gonzalez and WBC junior lightweight titleholder Takashi Miura brought the knockouts to Tokyo and Naoki Fukuda brought back the photos.
Images from Macau as the participants in Saturday’s Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri card stepped on the scales. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Manny Pacquiao weighed 143.8 pounds, just under the catchweight of 144 pounds for his WBO welterweight title bout against Chris Algieri, who came in slightly over at 144.2 at Saturday morning’s weigh-in in Macau. Algieri returned to the scale and checked in at 143.6.
Manny Pacquiao might not show it but, as a result of a harrowing childhood, he has an inner strength that has served well in his boxing career.
Though not looking past his Nov. 29 challenger Ray Beltran, WBO lightweight titlist Terence Crawford will still enjoy Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri, as he is planning a move up in weight.
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Freddie Roach says once his charge, Manny Pacquiao dispatches Chris Algieri this Saturday, a match with RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia could materialize.
As Jessie Vargas prepares for a tough fight against Antonio DeMarco on the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri undercard, rumors of his being a future opponent for Pacquiao have surrounded him. However, Vargas says he’s firmly focused on DeMarco.
Should a tentative defense of his middleweight championship against Canelo Alvarez prove successful, Miguel Cotto could meet Gennady Golovkin later in 2015.
Confidence is something Chris Algieri’s team can never be accused of not having in abundance. For instance, Algieri’s trainer, Tim Lane says his charge will dominate Manny Pacquiao.
Fans share their thoughts on the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri showdown, the guy everyone wants to see Pacquiao fight, overlooked flyweight champ Roman Gonzalez, Matchroom Sport’s impact on the British boxing scene, and many other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!